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Kelley's Island Ferry Boat line

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Ferry Boat o.k. Relaxing and a chance to observe the quiet of the lake. It was a day of threat3ening storms sotherw was

The ride to Kelly's Island and back was pleasant and relaxing. Weather was cloudy so there were not... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
R, Roger M
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Wooster, Ohio
Nice Cruise

Everything about this ferry ride is as expected and better. The attendants are nice, helpful... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
DCSJonathan
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Cleveland, Ohio
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510 W Main St, Marblehead, OH 43440-2250
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The ride to Kelly's Island and back was pleasant and relaxing. Weather was cloudy so there were not many on the ferry. The lake was beautiful.

Thank R, Roger M
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Everything about this ferry ride is as expected and better. The attendants are nice, helpful, & friendly. I would have given this five stars, except for the woman in the ticket booth was very abrupt and unfriendly. This was our first time going over and...More

Thank DCSJonathan
Reviewed 27 August 2018

nothing much to say about a ferry boat. they do get money from your either by you parking in their lot or taking your car on the ferry besides for each person. I will say the ride over was more comfortable since it had a...More

Thank enelson6
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Had a great time on the ferry and over to Put in Bay by Ferry. I think it was 22 bucks?? each and worth it. The ferry slightly late. A fun fast and smooth ride. It picked us up on time. While waiting for the...More

1  Thank Rockiroads
Reviewed 17 July 2018

It's pretty obvious that most of those who use the Kelley's Island Ferry Boat line have used it over and over again. For the first-time patron though, my advice (and the reason I'm writing this review in the first place) is to ASK QUESTIONS. I...More

5  Thank DStepnick
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Rode my motorcycle up was worried that my bike would fall over on the farry.did not have to worry. At all. Safe ride both ways.

Thank bodymanmyers10
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Ferries are a great way to see an island and to get to know a place--we had a great conversation with some other visitors and also got to see both Kelley's Island and the mainland from new perspectives. Though a short ride, it was worth...More

3  Thank Vivgoesvroom
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Hubby and I loved our quick trip to the lake. The ferry boat was clean and smooth!!! Can't wait to visit again this year!!!

1  Thank ladymarian1938
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Not too bad of a ferry trip with cars. Not much seating on ferry. Takes about 30 min to get to Kelly’s. Parking is $10. You can park across the street for $2.

3  Thank bjorn5555
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Had good boat ride. The island is nice with a couple of things to do. We rode through one spot on the Northwest side of the island and it was really net at that spot.

1  Thank brentd2
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pamroe01
2 July 2018|
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Response from bjorn5555 | Reviewed this property |
They have a website that shows price per axle. I believe cars are $34 and Adults are $20. Rent a golf cart on the island. Although a golf cart will cost about $75 for the day
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